Mitch Albom

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Author, Playwright & Screenwriter

Mitch Albom, in addition to writing his books, is a celebrated playwright and screenwriter. He also works as a broadcaster and columnist and has received The Red Smith Award for his lifetime achievement in sports writing. His books have collectively sold over 28 million copies worldwide; have been published in forty-one territories and in forty-two languages around the world; and have been made into Emmy Award-winning and critically-acclaimed television movies. Albom has founded seven charities to help a wide variety of people both in Detroit and elsewhere, including Haiti, where he has been rebuilding and operating an orphanage after the devastating earthquake in early 2010.

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Thursday, October 11
Megatalk

Meaning of Life: What's It All About?

Nietzsche wrote, "He who has a why to live can bear almost any how." But what is that "why"? Together, world-renowned spiritual leaders,... read more
Speakers: Deepak Chopra, M.D. , Lisa Niemi Swayze, Mitch Albom, Jeff Lieberman, Natalie Haynes, Rudolph Tanzi, Ph.D.
Oriental Theatre 24 West Randolph Street

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